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1950-1969 All things mid century.


Marilyn Monroe photographed in the pool Palm Springs Racquet Club by Bruno Bernard

Marilyn Monroe photographed in the pool Palm Springs Racquet Club by Bruno Bernard

The grand show is eternal. It is always sunrise somewhere; the dew is never dried all at once; a shower is forever falling; vapour is ever rising. Eternal sunrise, eternal dawn and gloaming, on sea and continents and islands, each in its turn, as the round earth rolls.

John Muir (via itsquoted)

I love this

I love this

"Let’s Cook Outdoors"

Sears Kenmore Barbeque Brochure

saltycotton

Summertime, poolside! 1956 

Salty Cotton

Symphonic Phonographs 1959

General Electric Combination Washer/Dryer 1957

General Electric Combination Washer/Dryer 1957

midcenturymodernfreak:

If your iPad is on the fritz, this handy portable display will certainly help boost your swimming pool sales!

1960s Salesman’s Sample Pool for Sears | Display used to market to communities | Made by Monte Displays of Great Neck, NY - Via

Young Debutants and their dates, 1963 
Paris

Young Debutants and their dates, 1963 

Paris

theboatlullabies:

It’s National Poetry Month!  Here’s a lovely poem I found at a flea market.

Mr. Spock,

USS Enterprise

swampthingy:

The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms

Sylvania T.V. advertising premium; 1960s
Sylvania Factory Service, 
New York, NY 

Sylvania T.V. advertising premium; 1960s

Sylvania Factory Service,

New York, NY